Friday, 20 January 2017

Photo:Trump Protesters Pepper Sprayed by Police

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Tens of thousands of people are prepare to take to the streets to oppose his presidency ahead of today’s inauguration.
Footage posted on social media appeared to show police use pepper spray to disperse the protesters while smoke was also seen filling the street.
Police announced later that a man had been charged with conspiracy to commit an assault.
The clashes came as tens of thousands of people prepare to stage protests in cities around the world on Friday when Trump will be sworn in as the 45th US president.
Security officials have expressed concerns about possible clashes between supporters and opponents of Trump in Washington, where up to 900,000 people are expected to watch him take the oath.
Coalition protest group DisruptJ20 has vowed to disrupt Trump’s inauguration and interfere with security checkpoints.
In contrast, Bikers For Trump will rally on Washington’s Pennsylvania Avenue to celebrate Trump’s inauguration.

Outgoing homeland security secretary Jeh Johnson said 28,000 officials will be involved in the security operation in Washington, including more than 3,000 police officers and 5,000 members of the National Guard.
He told MSNBC: ‘The concern is some of these groups are pro-Trump, some of them are con-Trump, and they may not play well together in the same space.’
Film-maker Michael Moore will speak at a rally in Washington’s McPherson Square on Friday afternoon, where some 20,000 people are expected to attend.
On Thursday, Moore was joined by Hollywood stars Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore and Alec Baldwin during a large protest outside Trump International Hotel in New York.



 A protester shouts using two bull horns outside the National Press Club where the Deplorable Ball is being held in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017 (Picture: Getty)
Protestors gather for a march on the Capitol Building as preparations continue ahead of the presidential inauguration, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Washington. (Picture: AP)

Protesters gather for a march on the Capitol Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Washington (Picture: AP)


A woman throws her fur coat over her head outside the National Press Club where protesters shouted at them as they left the Deplorable Ball in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017 (Picture: Getty)



Protestors gesture where the Deplorable Ball is being held in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017 (Picture: Getty)
Police push back protesters outside the National Press Club where the Deplorable Ball is being held in Washington, DC on January 19, 2017 (Picture: Getty)
Police spray gas on protesters as they demand protesters vacate the sidewalk ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (Picture: AP)
Protestors scuffle with police after refusing to vacate the sidewalk in front of the National Press Club Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington (Picture: AP)

Protesters burn signs outside the National Press Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (Picture: AP)


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